Meaning of DOWNSIZE in English

(~s, downsizing, ~d)

To ~ something such as a business or industry means to make it smaller. (BUSINESS)

American manufacturing organizations have been downsizing their factories.’s ~d economy.

...a consultant who’s helped dozens of companies ~.

VERB: V n, V-ed, V


...a trend toward downsizing in the personal computer market.


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